2016 Calgary Closed and Reserves







When:  Tuesdays January 12th to  February 23rd, 2016

Where:  Calgary Chess Club
#274  3359 27th Ave NE

Type:  7 Rounds

CCC:   Must be a member of the Calgary Chess Club.  Annual memberships can be purchased on the CCC website at:


Two sections

Section I is a 8-person round robin.  Highest rated players are eligible

Section II a reserves, 5 round Swiss (Tuesdays Jan 12th thru Feb 9th),  followed by a 4 round Active (2 rounds Tuesday Feb 16th and 2 rounds Feb  23rd.)

Winner of top section I gets a $400 travel voucher to any chess tournament in North America, valid to the end of December 2016.

Winner of section II gets two free entries to any Tuesday CCC events to the end of June 2016.

CFC membership required, annual memberships can be purchased on site ($43 for adults and $28 for juniors).
Note: CFC membership (if expired) must be renewed prior to start of round 1.  Memberships can be purchased on the CCC website:


Head Organizer and Arbiter:  Frank Kluytmans NA

Time Control: Game in 90 + 30 second increment

Round Times: Round 1 Jan 12th, 2016 7:45 PM; Rounds 2-7 7:15 PM.

Byes: Maximum 2 half point byes available if notified before start of round 1

Entry Fee: GMs, IMs Free.  All others $35.  Reserves participants get free entry to the final Active tournament.

Registration: Enter at the Calgary Chess Club on any Tuesday or Thursday evening or mail your cheque payable to the Calgary Chess Club to:
Calgary Chess Club, #274  3359 27th St. NE, Calgary, AB, T1Y 5E1


Closed Section Final Wallchart >> http://calgarychess.com/WORDPRESS/?page_id=7810

Reserves Section Final Standings >> http://calgarychess.com/WORDPRESS/?page_id=7901

Reserves Active Final Standings >> http://calgarychess.com/WORDPRESS/?page_id=7978